Cheick Tiote
'Worthy son' Tiote laid to rest

Ivory Coast international Cheick Tiote, whose sudden death in China at just 30 years old shocked his country, was laid to rest Sunday as he was hailed a "worthy son" of the African nation.

Thousands mourn as body of Tiote brought home

Around a thousand fans and some twenty international teammates were present at Abidjan airport on Thursday to pay their respects as the body of football star Cheick Tiote, who died in China earlier this month aged 30, was brought home.

Jailed footballer Nile Ranger to face investigation over Cheik Tiote social media post

Jailed footballer Nile Ranger could face a probe after a tribute to former teammate Cheick Tiote appeared on his Twitter account.

Wanyama, Samuel Abisai and more Stars react to Ex- Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tioté’s Death

The world is mourning after the untimely death of former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tioté, who collapsed and died at the age of 30 in training with his Chinese club Beijing Enterprises on Monday.

Former Newcastle midfielder Cheick Tiote dies aged 30

Former Newcastle midfielder Cheick Tiote has died aged 30 after collapsing in Beijing.